WEA’s Inclusionary Practices Project (IPP) is providing 24 professional development courses with up to 318 clock hours possible including 60 hours of STEM. We have fifteen new courses including eight courses designed for coaches and mentors. These courses were created with flexibility in mind. You can start at any time and move through the course at your own pace. The courses are free, provide clock hours, and available to all! The list of courses is below. For more information including descriptions and registration links, please visit the Asynchronous Courses page on the WEA website.

Important Deadlines

Monday, May 29th, 2023 | Last day to register for a course

Monday, June 5th, 2023 | Last day to complete courses and submit assignments

Courses

  • Behavior Intervention Strategies to Support Students through Inclusive Practices
  • Coaching and Mentoring for Equitable Educational Outcomes
  • Coaching and Mentoring for Specially Designed Instruction in Inclusive Classrooms
  • Coaching and Mentoring for the Successful Inclusion of Students with Significant Disabilities
  • Coaching and Mentoring of Inclusionary Behavioral Strategies
  • Coaching and Mentoring Universal Design for Learning
  • Data Collection in the Inclusive Classroom
  • Data Driven Instruction for Coaches and Mentors
  • De-Escalation and Behavior Modifications
  • Effective Co-teaching Strategies for Inclusion
  • Empowering Educators - Using Explicit Instruction in the Inclusive Classroom
  • Facilitating Co-Teaching: Supporting Mentors and Coaches w/Inclusive Practices
  • Facilitating Explicit Instruction for Coaches and Mentors
  • Foundations for Equitable Inclusive Education
  • High Leverage Practices for Inclusive Classrooms
  • Intelligent Lives: An Inclusionary Practices Journey
  • Programming for Specially Designed Instruction (SDI) in Inclusive Classroom
  • Standards-Based Grading that Promotes Equity and Inclusion
  • STEM for Primary (K-6) Educators
  • STEM for Secondary (6-12) Educators
  • STEM Integration and Inclusionary Practices
  • STEMizing your Instruction
  • Successful Inclusion of Students with Significant Disabilities
  • Universal Design for Learning

Equity, Inclusion & Variability with Mirko Chardin (1 1/2 hours) - Monday, Sep 26, 2022 4:30 - 6 PM (cap 1,200)
Register here.

Behavorial Health Impacts of COVID-19 with Dr. Kira Mauseth (1 1/2 hours) - Wed, Oct 5, 2022 4 - 5:30 PM (cap 1,200) 
Register here.

Creating Truly Inclusive Classrooms (8 hours) 4 session series Oct 13, Oct 27, Nov 10 & Dec 1 (cap 1,200)
Register here.

Youth Mental Health First Aid (8 hours) Sessions held October 17 - December 6, 2022 (cap 40 per session)
Register here.

Here is the link the WEA ESP Webpage: https://www.washingtonea.org/educators/education-support-professionals/professional-development-for-esps/